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Informed Consent Course

The following course teaches the need to: Protect the patient's right to make treatment decisions, and comply with the doctrine of informed consent.

After completing this course, you should be able to:

  • Recognize the basis for informed consent
  • Identify The Joint Commission requirements for informed consent
  • List special cases in which informed consent is not required
  • Identify cases in which informed consent is given by someone other than the patient

Courseware Learning Objectives

After completing this course, you should be able to:

  • Recognize the basis for informed consent
  • Identify The Joint Commission requirements for informed consent
  • List special cases in which informed consent is not required
  • Identify cases in which informed consent is given by someone other than the patient